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  1. Two Views on Eric Holder's Legacy As Attorney GeneralRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Uprisingradio.org

    When US Attorney General Eric Holder announced his resignation late last week, it came as a shock to many, if only because Holder was on a bit of a roll. After having announced two major investigations into the events of Ferguson, Missouri this summer, he was also fresh from announcing historic settlements to the tune of billions of dollars with big financial institutions like Citigroup over their role in the subprime mortgage crisis.

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  2. $18 million NSF investment aims to take flat materials to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    The EFRI 2-DARE project led by Alexander Balandin at the University of California, Riverside, will focus on a new class of ultra-thin film materials, termed van der Waals materials, and... Graphene, a form of carbon in which a single layer of atoms forms a two-dimensional, honeycomb crystal lattice, conducts electricity and heat efficiently and interacts with light in unusual ways. These properties have led to worldwide efforts in exploring its use in electronics, photonics and many other applications.

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  3. Quantum bits get their first compressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NatureNews

    Many types of information - including JPEG-format images of comedian Steve Martin - can be compressed to take less space, but in quantum computers the feat presents unique challenges. Without algorithms that compress data to encode information into fewer bits, hard drives would clog up and Internet traffic would slow to a snail's pace.

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  4. Modmacro Completes Environmental Design Project for UC Riverside AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    Modmacro, the Southern California based web design and branding firm, today announced it has completed an environmental design project for the men's basketball locker room at UC Riverside. Modmacro, the Southern California based web design and branding firm , today announced it has completed an environmental design project for the men's basketball locker room at UC Riverside.

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  5. #25 Hawaii faces Cal State Fullerton and UC-Irvine this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... office. Greeley and the 'Bows are off to a 2-0 Big West start after road wins this past weekend at UC Davis and UC Riverside. Over the two matches, she compiled a .314 hitting percentage (20-4-51) while averaging 3.33 kills, 3.50 digs and 0.50 ...

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  6. UC Riverside celebrates California Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera and unity poem projectRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    When Gov. Jerry Brown named UC Riverside professor Juan Felipe Herrera the California Poet Laureate in 2012, the new poet-in-chief wasted no time in identifying a project that would span the length of the Golden State and his two-year appointment. That project - "The Most Incredible & Biggest Poem on Unity in the World" - and Herrera's successful poet laureateship will be celebrated during the California Unity Poem Fiesta at UCR on Thursday, Oct. 9, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. near the ARTS building.

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  7. UCR, CSUSB Sign Agreement to Co-house Water Resources Collections and ArchivesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Cal State San Bernardino and the University of California, Riverside will co-house and share a valuable collection of water related-documents and materials. The chief librarians from both universities, Cesar Caballero, dean of the CSUSB John M. Pfau Library, and Steven Mandeville-Gamble, university librarian for UC Riverside, signed a memorandum of understanding on Sept.

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  8. Study Refutes "Tiger Mom" ParentingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    That's a conclusion by a new study that looked at how Chinese parents' strict behaviors influence their childrens' outlook. "Our research shows that Tiger Mother type of parenting, specifically controlling, punitive, and less supportive type of parenting is really not working in this sample of Chinese adolescents," said Cixin Wang, an assistant professor at UC Riverside's Graduate School of Education.

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  9. Golf: Tribe places 12th of 16 in California tournamentRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Flat Hat

    ... is not even close to the state of Wyoming. The University of Wyoming hosted the event, which included San Jose, UC Riverside, Southern Utah, and several other western colleges. The College of Charlestown, the 2013 Colonial Athletic Association ...

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  10. UC to make some campus bathrooms gender neutralRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... a name associated with a gender different from their birth gender, officials said. Some UC campuses, including UC Riverside and UC Berkeley, already have a "gender-neutral" dormitory that allows students of the opposite sex to share the same room, ...

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  11. Rancho Cucamonga community college gets grantRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... and technology. Chaffey Community College in Rancho Cucamonga will partner with other two-year campuses and UC Riverside to develop a technical workforce for the Inland Empire, according to a spokeswoman. The curriculum and business partners are ...

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  12. Quantum Bits Compressed for the First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Scientific American

    Physicists have now shown how to encode three quantum bits, the kind of data that might be used in the computers of tomorrow, using just two photons Many types of information - including JPEG-format images of D-Wave's latest quantum processing wafer - can be compressed to take less space, but in quantum computers the feat presents unique challenges. Credit: Steve Jurvetson via Flickr Without algorithms that compress data to encode information into fewer bits, hard drives would clog up and Internet traffic would slow to a snail's pace.

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  13. Hawaii up to No. 24 in volleyball pollRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... 2-0 Big West)) are coming off their first road trip where they opened Big West play with sweeps at UC Davis and UC Riverside. The top four teams remained unchanged, led by Stanford (12-0 which received 55 first-place votes. Following the Cardinal ...

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  14. Sleeping Your Way to a Longer LifeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Psychology Today

    Along with medical problems including lower resistance to disease, fatigue, and problems at work, getting too much or too little sleep has also been linked to obesity, cardiovascular problems, being more accident-prone, and hypertension. The amount of healthy sleep you get can also predict overall mortality rate.

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  15. Ucr Study: 'Tiger mother' parenting can lead to problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Press-Enterprise

    Tough parenting is OK, as long as it is coupled with plenty of love, says a new study of Chinese youths by UC Riverside researcher Cixin Wang. Wang has been an assistant professor at UC Riverside's Graduate School of Education for just over a year.

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  16. Flying Doctors swoop into desert, relieve pain for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... and low-income Coachella Valley residents at Desert Mirage High School in Thermal, Calif. Hayllens Liera, a UC Riverside biology student, takes the blood pressure of 10-year-old Gerardo Graciano during The Flying Doctors clinic at Desert Mirage High ...

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  17. UCR men fall in ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press-Enterprise

    The UC Riverside men's soccer team closed out the UNLV Rebel Classic with a 2-0 loss to the host team on Sunday. UNLV's Danny Musovski scored just 3:06 into the game on an assist from Rodrigo Fuentes.

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  18. First vote for soccer stadium to come WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    ... he school's soccer team is doing really well and they have the fourth best record in the country. UNLV defeated UC Riverside Sunday 2 to 1.

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  19. GCU's Jaengkit finishes tied for second at Cowgirl Desert IntercollegiateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... strokes ahead of second place New Mexico State. The College of Charleston was third at 55-over 919, followed by UC Riverside in fourth (56-over 920). GCU's Charlotte Jaengkit finished in a tie for second place, collecting an eight-over 224 through ...

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  20. San Diego State Basketball: Five-game mini-plan ticket packages will go on sale MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mountain West Connection

    Today the San Diego State athletics department announced that five-game mini-plan ticket packages for Aztec basketball will go on sale Monday, September 29 a 9 a.m. Pacific Time. The ticket package includes home games against Ball State , UC Riverside , San Diego Christian , Air Force , and the best deal of them all: a conference championship rematch against New Mexico .

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